The gun and bomb assault in Sinai is the deadliest terrorist atrocity in the country’s modern history.
The death toll in a militant attack on a mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai region has risen to 235, Egyptian state television reported, quoting the public prosecutor.
It was more deadly than the October 2015 bombing of a Russian Metrojet flight, which claimed 224 lives.
Militants targeted members of Egypt’s security forces attending Friday prayers at the Al Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed, near Arish city. Continue reading Egypt Mosque Attack Killed More than 235